Know your logo’s

  Navigating your way through the plethora of sustainability icons, logos, badges and certifications can be a minefield.  To help you find your way, we have created a simple guide to explain the meaning behind, and best practice usage, for some of the most widely used logos in the garment apparel and packaging industries. Most […]

What do your woven labels say about your brand?

Ensuring a potential customer can identify your product clearly and as early as possible in the buying decision is a quick win.  Woven labels are one of the few packaging components that can be permanently attached to a product throughout its life.  This makes them a vital component in building and reinforcing your brand identity […]

Checkpoint launches industry first, design focused NEO in-lane EAS system

Checkpoint Systems – a global leader in retail technology solutions – has today unveiled a radical new sensor addition to their NEO portfolio. The NS40 provides grocery retailers with a discreet but powerful in-lane loss prevention solution. Designed to be installed at the checkout, the NEO-based NS40 antenna features an ultra-slim design, with patented 360 […]

Delivering the best of both worlds, Checkpoint announces the new UNO EP RF/RFID label

Checkpoint Systems, a global leader in source-to-shopper solutions, has today announced the release of the new UNO EP. The ARC-qualified inlay is approved up to and including levels F and I – which many retailers now demand. For retailers who have already invested in RFID, UNO EP provides the additional benefit of maximizing both their […]

Leading Label Technology –Checkpoint announces a range of ARC approved Checkpoint labels with Impinj M700 family of ICs

Checkpoint Systems, a vertically integrated supplier of RFID Solutions for retail, is pleased to announce new ARC accreditations on a series of label products which enable retailers around the world to improve their inventory visibility, reduce costs, improve performance and increase their profitability. In April 2020 Checkpoint were the first label manufacturer to launch an […]

Checkpoint launches first ARC approved M750 inlays with the ‘Njord’

Checkpoint Systems – the world’s only vertically integrated RFID solution provider for retail – has announced the official launch of the first University of Auburn’s ARC lab approved inlay, with the new Impinj M750 chip, the ‘Njord’. As a proud partner with Impinj, Checkpoint is the first Inlay manufacturer globally to have an M750 inlay […]

Ensure tags & other packaging meet the Global Organic Textile Standards (GOTS)

Today’s environmentally conscious consumer is looking for products that help them to minimise their environmental impact. The Global Organic Textile Standard (GOTS) is recognised as the world’s leading processing standard for textiles made from organic fibres. It defines high-level environmental criteria along the entire organic textiles supply chain and requires compliance with social criteria as […]

CheckProof – helping you to work smarter, not harder

Simplify your development process by using our virtual sampling as part of Checkpoint’s updated CheckProof global development solution. Checkpoint continues to innovate the digitalization and automation of your label development process, enabling you to complete more with less resources and while you and your team are working remotely. – Eliminate emails clogging your inbox with […]

Can you be sure your suppliers are working ethically?

Apparel retailers in the Covid-19 world need to be more mindful than ever of ethical treatment of workers.  Not only are consumers increasingly influenced by sustainability and the ethical creation of the garments they buy, but so are investors.  It’s therefore a business imperative to ensure that the suppliers you choose do more than simply […]

Why is it important to choose the right label partner?

Interview with Miguel Guillo, General Manager of Checkpoint ALS Iberia & Morocco Why are labels so important? Labels are a fundamental part of any garment or piece of footwear. Labels provide important information to the consumer, size, price, care instructions. Labels also communicates the Brand to the consumer, therefore, they play an important part in […]